(November 22, 1988)

DC, 1988 Series
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Price:
1.50 USD; 2.00 CAD
Pages:
52
Indicia frequency:
?
Indicia / Colophon Publisher:
?
Brand:
DC [bullet]
Barcode:
?
Editing:
Mike Gold (series); Brian Augustyn (associate)
Color:
Color
Dimensions:
Standard Modern Age U.S.
Paper Stock:
Newsprint
Binding:
Saddle-stitched
Publishing Format:
Was Ongoing Series

Issue Notes

Contains 6 stories. Substantial indexing information on this issue provided by Donald Dale Milne.


Terror in Ireland! (Table of Contents)

Nightwing / cover / 1 page (report information)

Pencils:
Gil Kane (signed)
Inks:
Gil Kane (signed)
Colors:
?
Letters:
?
Editing:
Robert Greenberger (cover)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Nightwing [Dick Grayson]

[And Now Captain Atom] (Table of Contents)

Green Lantern; Captain Atom / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
James Owsley [Christopher Priest] (co-plotter); Mark Bright [M.D. Bright] (co-plotter)
Pencils:
Mark Bright [M.D. Bright]
Inks:
Romeo Tanghal
Colors:
Anthony Tollin
Letters:
Albert DeGuzman
Editing:
Dennis O'Neil (story); Dan Raspler (assistant)

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Green Lantern [Hal Jordan]; alien in form of Randy Violent; Captain Atom [Nathaniel Adam]; Chip
Synopsis:
Captain Atom destroys an alien spaceship just as the alien completes repairs and Hal Jordan is saying his goodbyes.
Reprints:

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 626, continued in Action Comics Weekly 628.

A Bird In The Hand... (Table of Contents)

The Secret Six / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Martin Pasko
Pencils:
Frank Springer
Inks:
Frank McLaughlin
Colors:
Carl Gafford
Letters:
Albert DeGuzman
Editing:
Robert Greenberger (story)
Job Number:
G-3806

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
second Secret Six [Tony Mantegna; Mitch Hoberman; Vic Sommers; Luke McKendrick; Ladonna Jameal; Dr. Maria Verdugo]; Mockingbird [Carlo DiRienzi]; Rafael DiRienzi; Gus Markesson
Synopsis:
Luke escapes from "The Agency" as the remainder of the Secret Six attacks it, and Mockingbird reveals himself to Rafael DiRienzi.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 626, continued in Action Comics Weekly 628.

Knock 'Em Dead (Part 4) (Table of Contents)

Black Canary / comic story / 7 pages (report information)

Script:
Sharon Wright
Pencils:
Randy DuBurke
Inks:
Pablo Marcos
Colors:
Gene D'Angelo
Letters:
Steve Haynie
Editing:
Robert Greenberger (story)
Job Number:
G-4200

Genre:
Superhero; Adventure
Characters:
Black Canary [Dinah Lance]; Ken Glazier; Harvard; Wanda; Ray; Richard Malone
Synopsis:
Black Canary is arrested while obtaining information from some prostitutes.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 626, continued in Action Comics Weekly 628.

Panic In The Sands! (Table of Contents)

Superman / comic story / 2 pages (report information)

Script:
Roger Stern
Pencils:
Curt Swan
Inks:
Murphy Anderson
Colors:
Tom Ziuko
Letters:
Bill Oakley
Editing:
Mike Carlin (story)
Job Number:
G-4421

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Superman [Kal-El aka. Clark Kent]; Bob Galt
Synopsis:
Superman tries to escape the Consortuim with Bob Galt.

Indexer Notes

Continued from Action Comics Weekly 626, continued in Action Comics Weekly 628.

Travels; (Rocks And Hard Places Chapter 1) (Table of Contents)

Nightwing & Speedy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman; Cheri Wilkerson (co-plotter)
Pencils:
Tom Mandrake
Inks:
Tom Mandrake
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
John Costanza
Editing:
Barbara Kesel [Barbara Randall] (story)
Job Number:
G-4308

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Lian Harper; Mrs. Sebastian; Anne (dies)
Synopsis:
Nightwing and Speedy become embroiled in a drug smuggling operation in Ireland when Speedy attempts to vacation there.

Indexer Notes

Continued in Action Comics Weekly 628, after 2 chapters of this story appear in this issue.

Distractions; (Rocks And Hard Places Chapter 2) (Table of Contents)

Nightwing & Speedy / comic story / 8 pages (report information)

Script:
Marv Wolfman; Cheri Wilkerson (co-plotter)
Pencils:
Tom Mandrake
Inks:
Tom Mandrake
Colors:
Adrienne Roy
Letters:
John Costanza
Editing:
Barbara Kesel [Barbara Randall] (story)
Job Number:
G-4309

Genre:
Superhero
Characters:
Nightwing [Dick Grayson]; Speedy [Roy Harper]; Lian Harper; Mrs. Sebastian; Johnathon Sepulveda
Synopsis:
Nightwing escapes from a fight and he and Speedy are harrassed in Ireland.

Indexer Notes

Continued from this issue, as 2 chapters of this story appear in this issue; continued in Action Comics Weekly 628.

Editing

Table of Contents

  1. 0. Terror in Ireland!
    Nightwing
  2. 1. [And Now Captain Atom]
    Green Lantern; Captain Atom
  3. 2. A Bird In The Hand...
    The Secret Six
  4. 3. Knock 'Em Dead (Part 4)
    Black Canary
  5. 4. Panic In The Sands!
    Superman
  6. 5. Travels; (Rocks And Hard Places Chapter 1)
    Nightwing & Speedy
  7. 6. Distractions; (Rocks And Hard Places Chapter 2)
    Nightwing & Speedy
This issue was most recently modified by:
  • Jim Van Dore
  • Gregory Fischer
Issues in this series have been indexed by:
  • Bob Klein
  • Jon Ingersoll
  • Brian Mowbray
  • Donald Dale Milne